Registration


EVERY DANCER who takes a class at Morgantown Dance Studio MUST complete this registration process, either online (PREFERRED) or in the studio.
READY TO DANCE? READY TO REGISTER?

Those registering for full term classes during the Fall 2017 term are required to complete the registration form, sign all waivers, and pay a $35 NON-REFUNDABLE Annual Registration Fee that covers the immediate family for the Fall 2017, Spring 2018, & Summer 2018 terms. Please click the PAY NOW button below to pay your $35 NON-Refundable Annual Registration Fee TODAY.


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NOT SURE YET YOU’RE READY TO REGISTER?  Want to TRY a Class first?

Dancers who are simply TRYING a class prior to committing to the full semester need to complete the registration form, sign all waivers, and pay a $10 non-refundable registration fee, which will be applied to the full $35 fee if the dancer joins the class. Please click the PAY NOW button below to pay the $10 Annual Registration Fee TODAY to TRY a class for free.


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NEED FLEXIBILITY?  ATTEND CLASS WHEN IT FITS YOUR SCHEDULE . . . we offer a DROP-IN Option

Dancers who choose to come to classes by DROP-IN method only, either by paying the DROP-IN rate of $15 per hour or the PRE-PAID DANCE CARD DROP-IN rate of $14, need to complete the registration form, sign all waivers, and pay a $10 non-refundable registration fee. Please click the PAY NOW button below to pay the $10 Annual Registration DROP-IN Fee TODAY.


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Fall 2017/Spring 2018 Class SCHEDULE  CLICK HERE
Fall 2017/Spring 2018 Class REGISTRATION  CLICK HERE

Below are a few highlights/guidelines for classes. To read more detailed description and further information about classes, check out our website Class Page HERE.


The Fall 2017 Term will begin on Tuesday, September 5, 2017 and will end on Tuesday, December 19, 2017

The Spring 2018 Term will begin on Friday, January 5, 2018 and will end on Tuesday, May 15th

*IMPORTANT: In order for a class to be held, there must be sufficient FULL TERM enrollment. PLEASE register online as soon as possible to ensure classes will be held.


PLEASE NOTE:

IF A CLASS IS MISSING FROM THE REGISTRATION FORM BELOW — IT IS FULL AND HAS BEEN CLOSED. IF THERE IS A CLASS THAT IS CLOSED AND YOU WOULD LIKE TO BE PLACED ON THE WAITLIST IN CASE A SPACE OPENS, PLEASE EMAIL SUSAN AT mtowndance@gmail.com


ALL OF THE AGES LISTED FOR NON-FOUNDATIONS/GROWN-UP & ME CLASSES ARE GUIDELINES AND ARE NOT STRICTLY ADHERED TO IF THE INSTRUCTOR BELIEVES THE DANCER’S TALENT AND ABILITY PLACES THEM IN A DIFFERENT LEVEL THAN THAT IDENTIFIED BY THE DANCER’S AGE ONLY. If there is a particular class you are interested in and have a question, please email mtowndance@gmail.com


Below are a few highlights/guidelines for classes. To read more detailed description and further information about classes, check out our website Class Page at http://morgantowndance.org/school/classes

NOTES FOR FOUNDATIONS AND GROWN UP & ME CLASSES

Age Requirements for Foundations Classes (AGES 2-7 YEARS OLD):
GROWN-UP & ME: Students should be age 2 on or before September 1, 2017.
Foundations Level I classes: Students should be age 3 on or BEFORE September 1, 2017.
Foundations Level II classes: Students should be age 5 on or BEFORE September 1, 2017.

Foundations classes are developed as full-year programs that continue to build from the Fall into the Spring.

Those students who start out as 3 & 4 year olds in Foundations Level I classes become leaders in these classes as 4 & 5 year olds. Those students who start out as 5 & 6 year olds in Foundations Level II classes become leaders in these classes as 6 & 7 year olds.

NOTES ABOUT PLACEMENT CLASSES

All MDS dancers, ages 7 & up, are required to register for placement classes for Ballet, Pointe, AcroFlex, Irish, Jazz, Modern, and Tap. If the dancer has been in an instructor’s class previously, and the instructor feels they do not need to see the dancer at the placement session for that specific genre, the dancer will be notified of the level that they should be registered for without attending the specific placement session.

FALL 2017 PLACEMENT DATES
Placement – Saturday, August 26th
Make-Up Placement – Wednesday, August 30th

For more details on placement, specific times, and registration information, please go to www.morgantowndance.org and choose PLACEMENT

PLACEMENT REGISTRATION WILL BE AVAILABLE BY SUNDAY, AUGUST 6TH, IF NOT BEFORE.

NOTES ABOUT BALLET CLASSES
NOTES ABOUT BALLET CLASSES
Beginner’s Ballet is for those students (ages 7 & Up) who have little to no ballet experience, for those who want to work on the basics of ballet technique, or for those who want to take a class for the fun and exercise offered by the art of ballet.

Please pay attention to Ballet Level Designation when you are choosing the classes to register. Our ballet levels are listed below:
Foundations of Ballet I (ages 3-5) – Pink Skirted Leotard
Foundations of Ballet II (ages 5-7) – Black Skirt Leotard
Beginner’s Ballet – Maroon/Burgandy Belt
PD I Ballet – White Belt
PD II Ballet – Yellow Belt
Ballet I – Pale Pink Belt
Ballet I/II – Lilac Belt
Ballet II – Pale Blue Belt
Ballet II/III – Magenta/Dark Pink Belt
Ballet III – Royal Blue Belt
Ballet III/IV – Red Belt
Ballet IV – Teal Belt
Ballet IV/V – Purple Belt

Each dancer will be provided a ballet belt designating their ballet level and the belt is to be worn to each class. If the dancer need a new belt for the same level, a replacement belt can be purchased in the studio for $10

NOTES ON TUITION AND FEES

At MDS, the cost of tuition is based on $13 per hour of instruction. The Fall term lasts for 14 weeks and the Spring terms lasts for 18 weeks.

Students cannot register for individual classes, but can attend some classes (NOT FOUNDATIONS CLASSES) as a drop-in student by paying ($15 per hour) the night of the class or by pre-purchasing a dance card ($14 per hour) for anticipated drop-in classes. Dance cards are good to be redeemed for 1 year from the date of purchase. You may only drop-in to a class that is NOT FULL.

Boys/Men ages 7 & Up must pay the registration fee, but take ballet classes for FREE and all other dance genre classes for a half-price discount.

EXAMPLES of Fall Tuition
For registered students, a 30 minute class will cost $7 per class/$91 per semester
a 45 minute class will cost $10 per class/$137 per semester
a 1 hour class will cost $13 per class/$182 per semester
a 1 hour, 15 minute class will cost $16 per class/$228 per semester
a 1 hour, 30 minute class will cost $20 per class/$273 per semester
a 1 hour, 45 minute class will cost $23 per class/$319 per semester

For students with a Dance Card, a 30 minute class will cost $7
a 45 minute class will cost $11
a 1 hour class will cost $14
a 1 hour, 15 minute class will cost $18
a 1 hour, 30 minute class will cost $21
a 1 hour, 45 minute class will cost $25

For Drop-In students, a 30 minute class will cost $8
a 45 minute class will cost $11
a 1 hour class will cost $15
a 1 hour, 15 minute class will cost $19
a 1 hour, 30 minute class will cost $23
a 1 hour, 45 minute class will cost $26

College/University students will receive a 10% class discount off total term tuition
Current/former military students/families will receive a 10% discount off total term tuition
Tuition paid in full for the term by the due date will receive a 5% discount off the full term tuition
Students/families signing up for multiple hours may receive discounts based on the number of hours taken

NOTES ON PAYMENT OPTIONS

Please choose a payment option that best fits your needs.

An account that is paid in full by the end of the 3rd week of classes will receive a 5% discount of total term tuition

Fall & Spring Tuition can be divided into the following payment options:
– One (1) FULL YEAR payment PAID IN FULL no later than Saturday, September 23, 2017
– One (1) FALL payment PAID IN FULL no later than Saturday, September 23, 2017 AND One (1) SPRING payment PAID IN
FULL no later than Saturday, January 27, 2018
– Two (2) payments per term (September & November; January & March)
– Three (3) payments per term (September, October, & November; January, March, & May )
– Four (4) payments per term (September, October, November, & December; January, February, March, & April)

A payment is due by the first of each month prior to taking classes.
If your payment is late, a 10% late fee will be assessed.
You may choose to pay by cash, check, or credit/debit card at the Studio, or you may choose to receive and pay online by PayPal invoice(s) using a credit/debit card or a PayPal account.

NOTE: If there is ANY BALANCE DUE on your Dancer/Family account, you will not be able to secure your spot in class or attend any classes until the balance is paid in full, or a satisfactory payment arrangement has been made.

You may inquire about your balance by sending an email to mtowndance@gmail.com or asking at the front desk. You will receive a response as soon as possible.

You may choose to pay by cash, check, or credit/debit card at the Studio, or you may choose to receive and pay online by PayPal invoice(s) using a credit/debit card or a PayPal account. If you choose the PayPal invoice, your tuition will be calculated and you will receive an email with the link to your PayPal invoice.

Payment can also be made by mailing a check*** (made payable to Morgantown Dance Studio) to:

Morgantown Dance
5000 Greenbag Road
Morgantown, WV 26501

***PLEASE INCLUDE THE DANCER(S)’ NAME(S) IN THE MEMO SECTION OF THE CHECK

If there is a class that you are interested in that is CLOSED, please EMAIL Susan at mtowndance@gmail.com to be added to a WAITLIST.